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ISRN Materials Science
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 147086, 10 pages
Development of a Neural Network Simulator for Studying the Constitutive Behavior of Structural Composite Materials
1Department of Computer Science, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
2Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
3Department of Aerospace Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
4Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
Received 5 December 2012; Accepted 9 January 2013
Academic Editors: M. Afzaal, F. Ein-Mozaffari, H. Hermann, F. M. Labajos, and H. Yoshihara
Copyright © 2013 Hyuntae Na et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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